R8News Newsletter


IEEE Region 8 News

IEEE Region 8 News is our quarterly newsletter, published by Region 8 Committee to keep IEEE members within the Region updated on programs, initiatives, events and activities. The printed edition is distributed free with IEEE Spectrum and The Institute to more than 50,000 IEEE members throughout the Region, and is available worldwide as a free, downloadable PDF.

IEEE Region 8 News is produced by volunteers editors Zhijia Huang, Roland Saam, Bojan Nikolic and Alistair Dabbs, with contributions from members all over Region 8.


Where can I read the latest issue?

Download the current issue of the newsletter for free here:

IEEE Region 8 News – September 2017 (Vol 20 No 1)


Can I access back issues?

Yes! Earlier editions of IEEE Region 8 News, dating back to 2002 (Vol 5 No 1), can be downloaded for free from here:

IEEE Region 8 News РBACK ISSUES


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Write for us!

We encourage IEEE members in Region 8 to contribute letters, branch reports, conference notices and other articles for publishing in the newsletter. Our tips for contributors page gives advice on how to write articles for IEEE Region 8 News, along with technical information on the file formats we can accept and how to submit them to us.

You can get in touch with the editors at any time. And you should use the email r8newsATieee.org for submitting your articles. Please remember to put ‘Region 8 News’ or ‘R8News’ in your email subject line.

Editor: Roland Saam (r.saamATieee.org)
Editor: Zhijia Huang (zhijia.huangATieee.org)
Associate Editor: Bojan Nikolic (bnikolicATieee.org)